Is the "Dream" dead?
In 1992, the original NBA "Dream Team" stoked the world's imagination during the Barcelona Olympic Games. With Magic, Bird, Jordan, Barkley, et al. on the floor at the same time, the U.S. team was a fan's fantasy come true.
But ten years later, the Dream Team concept has lost its luster. A decade of lesser stars, uninspired play and questionable behavior has caused many in the U.S. and around the world to question whether the U.S. should continue sending NBA players into international competition. ...
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